Kilnhurst farm goes up in flames

Fire Engine on call
Fire Engine on call

Arsonists caused up to £300, 000 worth of damage after torching a farm in Kilnhurst.

Firefighters were called to Holywell Farm on Wentworth Road at 4.30am on Thursday, September 11.

Two barns had been set alight and police estimate the damage caused is between £250,000 and £300,000.

Investigations indicate it had been started deliberately and poice are appealing for anyone with information to contact Rotherham CID on 101 quoting incident number 80 of 11 September 2014 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.